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Cafe Ambio Ings


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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, British
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The family and I popped in for a quick cuppa after looking at motorhomes next door. The home baking selection was high end and looked (and was) fantastic. Very nice young man serving, very professional. The touches like an extra mini bottle of hot chocolate...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 13, 2019 via mobile

Delicious coffee blend and interesting cakes made this 'pit stop' en route to the Lakes well worth it. Friendly staff make it more than just a services. It was so good we had a second coffee. Will plan to come back for breakfast another time...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 7, 2019 via mobile

Went in for a breakfast.. £11 for a breakfast on of each item, brew not included left feeling more hungry than when I arrived

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Isaac R
Reviewed June 2, 2019 via mobile

Stopped by for afternoon tea on our way to Keswick. Daughter and I are allergic to dairy milk so we had oat milk cappuccino’s which were brilliant! Similarly for milk cap for my wife. All 3 coffee’s were smooth and the frothy parts were made...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Tim M
Reviewed May 26, 2019 via mobile

We live about 100 miles from Cafe Ambio in Ings and made the journey just to have Sunday lunch and, yet again, we were totally thrilled by the experience. The Sunday lunch was absolutely delicious. My husband had perfectly rare roast beef and to my...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Mummymord
Reviewed May 18, 2019

We got an enthusiastic welcome, although I don't really like me and my wife being addressed as "guys" every time we visit. Ordered the special, trio of fish cakes with salad, and there was a Bakewell tart milk shake on offer too, intrigued, I ordered...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 130bobp
Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch and were blown away by the quality of everything. The staff are super friendly and helpful, and the food is amazing! The whole place is light and bright, the portions are huge and we loved the original approach and authenticity...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank C3813ULchrisd
Reviewed March 30, 2019

Called in for coffee and cake. Excellent Americano coffee and excellent fresh cakes. Lemon was particularly nice. Friendly staff, nice place

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 321KSG
Reviewed March 18, 2019

We called in for linch on the way back from Windermere, well located between Windermere and Kendal on the main road, a nice greeting on arrival, the place itself is very clean and airy with good car parking. A good menu and a good selection...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Steve S
Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

What a treat! Delicious Sunday lunch .. locally sourced produce, beautifully cooked and excellent value .. what’s not to like! Thank you .. we’ll be back!

Date of visit: March 2019
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